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Charming Lake Front Home - Walloon Lake, MI

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay nights


About the property

4 Bdrm / 2 Baths / Sleeps 8 / Boat Dock for summer rentals

Large charming lake front home with access to summer boat dock located only steps from the first-floor exit. The home has 4 bedrooms, two baths and will sleep 8 comfortably. Washer and dryer. Game room down stairs and large sun room upstairs that overlooks Walloon Lake. Parking space available for 2 vehicles. BBQ and large lawn area are right outside the door. The house is surrounded by a forest of birch, maple and oak trees on one side and Walloon Lake on the other. The lake is crystal clear teal blue and is spring fed with a soft, sandy bottom. Great for water skiing, tubing, or fishing. Fully Furnished and very clean. Casual, comfortable decor. 20 min to Petoskey; 25 min to Charlevoix.. Weekly rental in the summer; Close to Mackinac Island., Boyne Ski area, Harbor Springs, Bay Harbor, Traverse City. Truly relaxing.

Boat slip available for a weekly charge. Check with owner.

Great Family Home: Comfortably appointed with fixtures and furnishings that welcome families. Good play areas inside as well as outside. The kitchen has been fully updated. New appliances, floors, cabinets and countertops. It's beautiful! Good sized kitchen for quick fixes or major culinary endeavors. Both casual kitchen bar dining or more formal dining table available. Lots of windows for viewing surrounding lake and woods areas. Large laundry room with space for storing sporting goods. One full bath on each floor. Sun porch has good sized game table. TV and DVD in comfy living room open to kitchen and dining room.

Master bedroom King size bed, lower bedrooms King bed, queen bed, twin beds. All with updated, brand new linens and bedding from Pottery Barn.

Shopping, Marketing & Restaurants: Lots of unique shops in Boyne City, Bay Harbor, Petoskey, Harbor Springs, and Charlevoix: Boutique Shops, Gifts, crafts, home goods, clothing, gourmet food products, sporting goods, sports rental and purchase.

Many good farmer's markets located in each community.

Good grocery stores, both local and large chains.

Restaurants galore with something for everyone.

Wal-Mart, Home Depot, and K-Mart within 20 minutes door-to-door.

15 minute drive to local fast food and deli's.

Large selection of medical, dental, hospitalization services locally available.

Movie theaters in Petoskey & Charlevoix & Harbor Springs.

Current rates for 2017 Summer Season is $3000. Per week. June 1st thru September 30th.

Extras: Extensive well defined and paved bike and walking paths through the woods and over the bridges along highway US 31.

Major airports at Traverse City (75 minutes) or Pellston (35 minutes)

Easy drive to adjoining towns for local artists, scenic views, charming walk-about shopping and locally owned restaurants.

More Details

Susan Cavell
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 26, 2017

About Susan Cavell

Scott and Susan Cavell own this lovely cottage on Walloon Lake. Scott's Grandparents purchased the property in 1934 and we will be celebrating 83 years of Cavell's owning this home. Scott spent many summers in his youth visiting his Grandparents, Aunts and Uncles and cousins while growing up. We are now able to enjoy our 5 grandchildren spending summers on Walloon Lake. Life is good!

The property has 2 homes, our cottage which we rent and our cabin which is down on the waterfront. We spend summers on the Lake and winter in Harbor Springs, where Scott runs 2 companies and Susan is a Financial Advisor in town.

Susan Cavell purchased this house in 1934

Why Susan Cavell chose Northern Michigan

The cottage has had many updates recently. All new bedding and sheets from Pottery Barn, 2 king size beds and a queen which is nice for couples. Brand new kitchen!

The west arm of Walloon is beautiful! Sandy bottom, clear blue water. Great location for kids to swim and enjoy the lake.

We treasure our time on the lake and know other families would be able to create their own memories for their families.

What makes this house unique

We have 4 bedrooms which is nice for a family to share space. Lot's of room to move around and there is a full kitchen for family meals.

We are surrounded by woods and the sounds of summer living on the lake. It has it's own rhythm, spending time on the lake makes you slow things down and enjoy the beauty around you.


Boyne City House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Lakefront
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • All Linens included in rental.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , Room closest to lower bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , 2nd king size bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , bedroom closest to lake
  • All Linens included in rental.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • 4 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Fully Furnished and Linens provided. Local phone calling only. Bear Cover Marina for boat rentals & repairs: 231-347-1994 Boat slip rental available $250.00 per week and up. Check with owners prior to rental dates if you are renting a boat from Bear Cove Marina so we can make arrangements.


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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
US 31
Car: necessary

Walloon Lake is one of the cleanest and prettiest lakes in all of the world. It is a semi-private lake so there are fewer other people on the water. Swimming, water skiing and fishing are at your doorstep. The home comes complete with a boat dock and boats may be launched just a couple miles down the road at Bear Cove Marina, which also rents boats. The house is surrounded by a birch, maple & oak forest on one side and Walloon Lake on the other. There is a large spacious and relaxing grass lawn area for summer fun & relaxing. Drive to Petoskey or Charlevoix in 20-30 minutes. Enjoy the many sites and activities down the road or take a day-trip to stunning Mackinac Island. Lots of great shopping & dining at Bay Harbor, Petoskey Gas Light District, and Harbor Springs. 5 miles off US 31. There is a 7 day minimum rental please.

Other Activities: Boat slip available for rental. Please check with owners.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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